Jefferson Health

Cleft Lip/Cleft Palate

If your child is born with the birth defect of a cleft lip or palate, specialists of Jefferson's Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery can provide care and treatment.

The Department provides state-of-the-art care from the reconstruction of the maxillofacial region associated with tumor surgery and trauma to the correction of dentofacial deformities.

Other areas of expertise include treatment and diagnosis of temporomandibular joint (TMJ) dysfunction, implantology, trauma surgery and microneurosurgery.